We look forward to the response of the Children’s Commissioner for England to the public challenge we posted earlier today. In the meantime, I thought I’d see what information on MGM, if any, is on their website. Searching with the keyword ‘circumcision’ led to no results. Searching with ‘genital mutilation’ led to four results – here. It surely doesn’t need saying, but I’ll say it anyway. All four results relate to FGM.
The final link leads to a piece about the International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation. It’s introduced with this sentence:
Female genital mutilation is a violation of the rights of girls and women.
We wonder if Anne Longfield OBE, Children’s Commissioner for England, can manage to finish the following sentence:
Male genital mutilation is a violation of the rights of…